Presidential election: Large turnout of voters in FCT satellite towns


There is a large turnout of voters in the Usuma ward in the Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory.

DAILY POST reports that Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, officials have begun accreditation.

The voters were seen in groups taking numbers in the order they arrived at their polling units.

A voter, Adeboye Moses, said the large turnout of voters is encouraging.

“The turnout is impressive, and I know our votes will count at the end of the day,” he said.

DAILYPOST reports massive voter turnout, especially youths, at most polling units in Kubwa.

“I came here as early as 6.30 a.m, and I am eager to cast my vote for my preferred candidate,” one said.

Mrs Omorimolade Thompson said she had dedicated today to vote, and she must vote.

“I am number 730 but I have dedicated today to vote. I have to choose a president that will rule the country for another four years,” she added.

Security operatives, including the Police, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Immigration and Army were sighted at the polling units to ensure adequate security.

DAILYPOST